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Novel (1 November 2008) 41 (2-3): 264–278.
Published: 01 November 2008
... Possibilities of Transformation within the Capitalist World Economy.” African Studies Review 17 ( 1974 ): 1 –26. Afkican Literature, Modernism, and the Problem ofPolitica1 Subjectivity NICHOLAS BROWN What does it mean to talk about the politics of form? In...
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Novel (1 May 2009) 42 (1): 86–108.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Gregory Dobbins This article focuses on what the author calls “Irish time” in Flann O'Brien's 1939 novel At Swim-Two-Birds . The author equates the form of this novel with a tension between a progressive form of modernization advocated by the postcolonial state and a deeper cultural and social...
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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 207–226.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Michael Davidson This essay investigates the idea of biofuturity within modernism, focusing specifically on the figure of male maternity in Djuna Barnes's Nightwood . Although the figure of the pregnant male occurs in ancient and classical literature, it surfaces significantly in modernist works...
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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 343–349.
Published: 01 August 2010
... Modernist Studies.” PMLA 123 . 3 ( 2008 ): 737 –48. Solomon , William . Literature, Amusement, and Technology in the Great Depression . Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2002 . Clark , T. J. “Modernism, Postmodernism, and Steam.” October 100 (Spring 2002 ): 154 –74. Said , Edward...
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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 361–363.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Aviva Briefel MAREN TOVA LINETT, Modernism, Feminism, and Jewishness (New York: Cambridge UP, 2007), pp. 242, cloth, $90.00. © 2010 by Novel, Inc. 2010 Allosemitic Modernism maren tova linett, Modernism, Feminism, and Jewishness (New York: Cambridge UP...
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Novel (1 November 2011) 44 (3): 517–520.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Max Brzezinski CERASULO THOMAS , Authors Out Here: Fitzgerald, West, Parker, and Schulberg in Hollywood ( Columbia : U of South Carolina P , 2010 ), pp. 216 , cloth, $29.95 . © 2011 by Novel, Inc. 2011 Duke University Press Modernism in Hollywood...
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Novel (1 May 2013) 46 (1): 116–132.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Joshua Gang What would modernist fiction look like if it were mindless and had no access to mental states? While modernism is often understood as a psychological turn inward, this article shows how introspective psychology competed against other psychological discourses—and how writers such as...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 132–139.
Published: 01 May 2010
..., Inc. 2010 Remembering the Pleasant Bits: Nostalgia and the Legacies of Modernism Randall Stevenson On 23 August 1914, at the battle of Mons, an angel bristled in the sky above the British troops, wings outspread, glaring at the enemy and even shooting arrows at them. The...
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Novel (1 November 2002) 35 (2-3): 327–329.
Published: 01 November 2002
...ALEXANDER BAIN JESSICA BERMAN, Modernist Fiction, Cosmopolitanism, and the Politics of Community (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001), pp. 242 + x, cloth, $59.95. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2002 2002 Cosmopolitics of Modernism JESSICA BERMAN, Modernist...
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Novel (1 May 2017) 50 (1): 56–76.
Published: 01 May 2017
... well as the promise involved in turning one's readers simultaneously into participants and critical witnesses to one's story. Cather's distinctive form of modernism hinges on the way that she postulates a dichotomy between the world of aesthetic dreaming and the world of hard facts—then asserts...
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Novel (1 November 2015) 48 (3): 323–343.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Paul Stasi This essay takes up the relationship between modernism and postcolonialism through a comparison of Joseph Conrad's Lord Jim and Amitav Ghosh's Sea of Poppies . What Conrad understands as a crisis in narrative form is, I argue, a function of his understanding of history as the absolute...
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Novel (1 August 2015) 48 (2): 208–223.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Timothy Wientzen Exhibiting formal characteristics of works published decades later, Knut Hamsun's Hunger (1890) has long occupied a central position in genealogies of modernism. Its status in the modernist canon, however, has often come at the cost of disregarding the cultural and economic...
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Novel (1 November 2004) 37 (3): 360–362.
Published: 01 November 2004
...MEG ALBRINCK VINCENT SHERRY, The Great War and the Language of Modernism (Oxford: Oxford UP, 2003), pp. 395, cloth, $45.00, paper, $24.95. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2004 2004 War and Modernism VINCENT SHERRY, The Great War and the Language of Modernism...
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Novel (1 November 2004) 37 (3): 365–366.
Published: 01 November 2004
...LYN PYKETT ANN ARDIS, Modernism and Cultural Conflict, 1880–1922 (New York: Cambridge UP, 2002), pp. ix + 187, cloth, $55.00. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2004 2004 The Culture of Modernism ANN ARDIS, Modernism and Cultural Conflict, 1880-2922 (New York...
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Novel (1 August 2011) 44 (2): 268–291.
Published: 01 August 2011
... of Abbé Alfred Loisy’s dictum that “il y a autant de modernismes que de modernistes” [there are as many modernisms as there are modernists] (qtd. in Calinescu 79), then things can appear to be hardly any better: we retain the term (sort of), but lose its definitional—that is to say, its...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 304–310.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Lois Cucullu Following Bourdieu's lead in The Logic of Practice that “[t]he body believes in what it plays at,” this essay argues that novels help condition women to the new temporality of the late modern period, that of modern sleeplessness and overblown desire. In the same fin de siècle decade...
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Novel (1 May 2009) 42 (1): 163–166.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Jason Solinger MICHAEL KRAMP, Disciplining Love: Austen and the Modern Man (Columbus: Ohio State UP, 2007), pp. 202, cloth, $37.95. © 2009 by Novel, Inc. 2009 Modern Masculinities michael kramp, Disciplining Love: Austen and the Modern Man (Columbus: Ohio...
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Novel (1 November 2010) 43 (3): 424–442.
Published: 01 November 2010
.... “DissemiNation: Time, Narrative, and the Margins of the Modern Nation.” Nation and Narration . Ed. Homi K. Bhabha. London: Routledge, 1990 . 291 –322. Birken , Lawrence . Consuming Desire: Sexual Science and the Emergence of a Culture of Abundance, 1871–1914 . Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1988...
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Novel (1 August 2011) 44 (2): 309–312.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Jonathan Goldman Tardy Moderns rod rosenquist, Modernism, the Market, and the Institution of the New (Cambridge: Cam- bridge UP, 2009), pp. 210, cloth, $79.00. Part of the legacy of modernism is the enduring tension between its most famous ­dictum—​ Pound’s...
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Novel (1 August 2013) 46 (2): 323–327.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Peter Melville Logan KAISER MATTHEW , The World in Play: Portraits of a Victorian Concept ( Stanford : Stanford UP , 2012 ), pp. 216 , cloth, $50.00 . © 2013 by Novel, Inc. 2013 Duke University Press The Play of Play in Victorian Modernity MATTHEW KAISER...